Will Virtual Reality Be More Than A Solo Experience?
Oculus seems to want virtual reality to be a social experience but that still hasn't managed to land.By Ben Lawson | September 26, 2015
For a product owned by the largest social networking site in the world, the Oculus Rift has a ways to go when it comes to creating social experiences.
The Oculus does offer a handful of ways to connect with people, such as multiplayer games or a sculpting app. The most recent is watching Netflix in a virtual living room alongside friends. However, there isn't much interaction there.
At best, that sounds like a superficial and almost silly way to connect with people — you know, considering you could be in an actual living room together.